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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Yeah, we get it, we're not BC and we don't have as much terrain to work with but what we do have is a huge rider base and keen communities embracing bike culture. We're growing and tourism is following. What you'll find is an amazing diversity of trail types and styles from Hinton to Crowsnest Pass. From the insane amount of river valley trails in Edmonton to the jaw dropping vistas and historic trails of Jasper. Look around every community and you'll find something to ride, even if it's just the imagination of the kids dreaming big.
      Region Details
      • 569
      • 320
      • 1,078
      • 1,194
      • 318
      • 40
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of 17 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      3,735
      Trails Mountain Bike
      3,555
      Trails E-Bike
      831
      Trails Hike
      3,434
      Trails Trail Running
      3,421
      Trails Horse
      351
      Trails Dirtbike
      73
      Trails Observed Trials
      6
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      71
      Trails Snowmobile
      28
      Trails Snowshoe
      311
      Trails Downhill Ski
      13
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      61
      Trails Nordic Ski
      163
      Total Distance
      3,665 miles
      Total Descent
      557,067 ft
      Total Vertical
      8,654 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,254 ft
      Reports
      33,317
      Photos
      12,729
      Ridden Counter
      484,612

      Popular Alberta Mountain Biking Trails

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      Canmore Nordic Centre
      Hey McLeod
      Canmore Nordic Centre
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      Canmore Nordic Centre
      The Odyssey
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      Alberta Mountain Bike Routes

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      Prairie View to Jewell Pass Loop
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      Big climbs and cross country rides
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      18 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 46 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 556 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 4,113 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Alberta Mountain Bike

      trail: Razorback
      192 |
      Sep 1, 2017 @ 7:22am
      Sep 1, 2017
      trail: Razorback
      144 |
      Sep 1, 2017 @ 7:21am
      Sep 1, 2017
      670 |
      Dec 1, 2015 @ 10:30am
      Dec 1, 2015
      546 |
      Oct 18, 2015 @ 8:56pm
      Oct 18, 2015

      Videos of Alberta Mountain Bike

      featured Beaver Bike Fest 2015
      2:17 | 1599 | Aug 30, 2015
      Wooden Bridges at Upper Ewok trail
      trail: Upper Ewok
      0:25 | 7 | Aug 12, 2020
      Aug 8, 2020 ride with Ian and the big boys
      3:47 | 16 | Aug 8, 2020
      Faith Healer
      4:50 | 10 | Aug 7, 2020

      Activity Feed

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      user #2326889SunnydayriderriddentrailCliff Side
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 10:49am
      16 mins
      user #1931817ThomasladesriddentrailWhispering Sands
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 10:40am
      25 mins
      user #2054678OneNutaddreportLavigne Park Access
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 8:18am
      3 hours
      user #2054678OneNutaddreportBlue Man Group and 3 more
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 8:18am
      3 hours
      user #2054678OneNutaddreportLavigne / Walterdale Bridge Access and 9 more
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 8:18am
      3 hours

      Recent Comments

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      user #1552756jonathanmiqueltrailRidge./
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 8:10am
      3 hours
      user #2215433jameslangetrailBrakelessThe maps makes it look like the trail starts...
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 7:03am
      4 hours
      user #2353296Xbiker2trailGet Off My Lawn!If you want to ride fast, do NOT use this...
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 3:21pm
      20 hours
      user #1899084KboresontrailYork Creek Road to 109Please park at York creek staging area instead...
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:48pm
      2 days
      user #1899084KboresontrailYork with a ForkPlease park at York creek staging area instead...
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:47pm
      2 days

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